Blue Ivy is a big sister now.
Beyonce and husband Jay Z became the parents of twins today a source confirms to PEOPLE.
“Bey and Jay are thrilled and have started sharing the news with their family and closest friends,” a source tells PEOPLE.
Back in February the couple took the world by storm when they announced via Instagram that they were pregnant with twins. He announced went viral.
“We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over,” Beyoncé wrote alongside the snap, which showed her posing in a burgundy bra, sky blue panties and green veil amid a floral backdrop.
“We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. The Carters,” the Grammy winner added.
Jay Z and Beyoncé took some time out from prepping for the twins’ arrival with a Bora Bora babymoon in April around the time of the couple’s ninth wedding anniversary The singer had previously been set to perform at Coachella that month, but rescheduled for 2018 due to pregnancy concerns.
Beyoncé celebrated becoming a second-time parent in late May, surrounded by family and friends including mom Tina Knowles Lawson, La La Anthony, pregnant Serena Williams and Bey’s former Destiny’s Child bandmates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams at a fun-filled “Carter Push Party.”
There is no word yet on the sex of the newborns.
Congratulations to the Carters!